Video players

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Music plays a significant role in everyone's life and has a considerable influence on users' mood. The popular platform "VKontakte" has long transformed from an illegal source of music into an official streaming service with a paid subscription. Therefore, for many, the ability to download favorite tracks from this social network to mobile devices is important.

Pros

    • free program;
    • extensive functionality;
    • can download both audio and video clips;
    • small application size;
    • encrypted authorization in the application, eliminating the theft of user's personal data;
    • can download video clips in any resolution.

Cons

    • The need for a stable internet connection;
    • Infrequent program updates.

MX Player is a high-quality player on Android that supports all major video and audio formats. The application has a modern design, offers maximum functionality, and ensures high performance when viewing and listening to various content. MX Player is one of the most popular media solutions for the Android mobile platform.

Pros

    • supports most video/audio formats;
    • provides enhanced hardware decoding;
    • comes with a wide range of additional options;
    • features a convenient, ergonomic interface;
    • offers playback customization flexibility;
    • users have access to a free version of the software.

Cons

    • high resource consumption;
    • impressive size of the installer;
    • advertisements are present in the free version.

The unique media player VLC, equipped with all the necessary functionality for playing any video and audio, has already won over more than 800,000 users worldwide. The secret to such popularity is quite simple - this free assistant with a wide range of tools will not leave any user indifferent, who prefers to play material in a convenient format.

Pros

    • The use of the application is completely free, there is no need for additional subscriptions or other financial operations, as all the functionality and features are initially available in the application;
    • With the app, you can control your headphones and even customize them with specific gestures for easy adjustment of the viewing process;
    • VLC is one of the few applications of its kind that supports 360-degree video;
    • VLC's interface is simple, not cluttered with unnecessary information, and menu translation is available in several languages;
    • Viewing folders with videos is done directly through the media library, so there is no possibility of losing material and you can return to any video later by finding it in bookmarks;
    • The app supports software decoding and ARM processors.

Cons

    • When switching from vertical mode to horizontal mode (and vice versa), there is a small "glitch" in the video if it happens during the playback process;
    • Automatic orientation sometimes needs to be adjusted and tailored to the device's movement (if the application is used on Android version 2.2);
    • On some devices, the application simply crashes upon launch (the issue has been noticed on Samsung).

While searching on Google Play for the best media player available for free with a significant number of built-in tools, users often come across appealing and promising labels that, unfortunately, turn out to be completely useless. However, this is not the case with KMPlayer, the application developed by Korean developers that has exceeded all expectations not only in its home country.

Pros

    • KMPlayer offers completely free use of all its functionality, library, and tools, with no additional paid subscriptions;
    • The interface is convenient and visually pleasing, with no unnecessary information, and the option to translate the menu into multiple languages;
    • No freezes occur when loading videos of any format;
    • It can play music and doesn't turn off when the smartphone screen turns off;
    • The floating screen allows you to watch videos without interruption, even when sending messages to someone else;
    • All subtitle formats are supported with full synchronization control, and automatic language translation is available;
    • You can slow down or speed up any video.

Cons

    • Weak hardware acceleration support;
    • Some devices do not have the ability to use an external codec;
    • Not all videos stored in Google Cloud Storage can be played.

A free video player that supports multiple video formats and plays movies over a local network - is it possible? BSPlayer is a 2023 innovation that has been discovered by users who prefer high-quality content viewing and a set of tools to control the process. And the advantages of BSPlayer don't stop there.

Pros

    • The application is completely free, and all functionality and tools can be used at any time without any additional subscriptions or annoying ads.
    • There is the possibility to play media via Wi-Fi by connecting directly to any device (using the reverse action principle, where videos are streamed from the device to the smartphone, rather than from the smartphone to the device as is common with TV connections).
    • Support for playlists and various playback modes is available.
    • There is the ability to interact with a certain number of audio streams and subtitles.
    • There is no need to convert videos or copy them to the card, as BSPlayer allows you to view any media directly through the resource.
    • The pleasant and user-friendly interface supports both a light and dark theme, and is available in multiple languages.

Cons

    • loading the main package is often slow, and in some cases additional components have to be loaded;
    • it is impossible to reach the developers or support service when errors occur.